Category Archives: 2.2 Collective Research

2.2 Intervention \ Obstructionist Practices

Activist tree villages As an act of civil disobedience, protesters in Texas have positioned an intricate series of platforms and barriers across forests where the proposed Keystone XL pipeline will soon penetrate and destroy many trees and ecosystems. Tree villages

2.2 Intervention \ Obstructionist Practices

Activist tree villages As an act of civil disobedience, protesters in Texas have positioned an intricate series of platforms and barriers across forests where the proposed Keystone XL pipeline will soon penetrate and destroy many trees and ecosystems. Tree villages

2.2 Production \ Tank Farms, Surveillance, and Markets

Cushing, OK is the price settlement point for West Texas Intermediate crude on the New York Mercantile Exchange. It is also an important blending station, where crude oil from the mid-continent is mixed to the specific grades required by different refineries. West Texas Intermediate

2.2 Production \ Tank Farms, Surveillance, and Markets

Cushing, OK is the price settlement point for West Texas Intermediate crude on the New York Mercantile Exchange. It is also an important blending station, where crude oil from the mid-continent is mixed to the specific grades required by different refineries. West Texas Intermediate

2.2 Intervention \ Great Plains Energy Futures

TransCanada plans to dig through farms from Alberta to Nebraska in order to connect landlocked North American crude oil to the world’s largest refinery region in southern Louisiana and Texas, we see an issue that is becoming more and more contested. As the

2.2 Intervention \ Great Plains Energy Futures

TransCanada plans to dig through farms from Alberta to Nebraska in order to connect landlocked North American crude oil to the world’s largest refinery region in southern Louisiana and Texas, we see an issue that is becoming more and more contested. As the

2.2 Intervention \ Activists and Self-Reliance

Intervention onto the site of a productive landscape. This is one way of viewing what Trans Canada is trying to accomplish with the insertion of a 1,100 mile pipeline through the prairies and plains of Canada and the American Midwest. With their plans of digging through farms from Alberta to Nebraska in order to connect landlocked North American crude oil to the  world’s

2.2 Intervention \ Activists and Self-Reliance

Intervention onto the site of a productive landscape. This is one way of viewing what Trans Canada is trying to accomplish with the insertion of a 1,100 mile pipeline through the prairies and plains of Canada and the American Midwest. With their plans of digging through farms from Alberta to Nebraska in order to connect landlocked North American crude oil to the  world’s

2.2 Intervention \ Boom Towns

Traditionally boom towns have popped up along areas of increases in connectivity to other cities and industry. Many historic boom towns grew along the railways or highways. With the new boom in the oil industry along the keystone pipeline, towns that have never been concsidered growing, have

2.2 Intervention \ Boom Towns

Traditionally boom towns have popped up along areas of increases in connectivity to other cities and industry. Many historic boom towns grew along the railways or highways. With the new boom in the oil industry along the keystone pipeline, towns that have never been concsidered growing, have

2.2 Exchange \ Land Use

EXTRALEGAL FRAME / Pipeline Right-of-Way A strip of land over and around natural gas pipelines where some of the property owner’s legal rights have been granted to a pipeline operator. A right-of-way agreement between the pipeline company and the property

2.2 Exchange \ Land Use

EXTRALEGAL FRAME / Pipeline Right-of-Way A strip of land over and around natural gas pipelines where some of the property owner’s legal rights have been granted to a pipeline operator. A right-of-way agreement between the pipeline company and the property

2.2 Exchange \ Protocols

SYSTEM OF SYSTEMS In calculating costs for the pipeline, one usually assumes a monetary expense is being calculated, however the construction of the pipeline infrastructure involves more than just steel, it also involves the systems of emergency protocols and agencies

2.2 Exchange \ Protocols

SYSTEM OF SYSTEMS In calculating costs for the pipeline, one usually assumes a monetary expense is being calculated, however the construction of the pipeline infrastructure involves more than just steel, it also involves the systems of emergency protocols and agencies

2.2 Exchange \ Borders

  Exchange [iks-cheynj]. Verb. 1. to give up (something) for something else; part with for some equivalent; change for another. 2. to replace (returned merchandise) with an equivalent or something else 3. to give and receive reciprocally; interchange: to exchange blows; to

2.2 Exchange \ Borders

  Exchange [iks-cheynj]. Verb. 1. to give up (something) for something else; part with for some equivalent; change for another. 2. to replace (returned merchandise) with an equivalent or something else 3. to give and receive reciprocally; interchange: to exchange blows; to

2.2 Production \ Hydraulic Fracturing

Hydraulic fracturing, more commonly referred to as ‘fracking’ , is a process in which a mixture of water, sand, and various chemicals are injected deep underground at extremely high pressures in order to fracture the earth at specfic areas, with the goal

2.2 Production \ Hydraulic Fracturing

Hydraulic fracturing, more commonly referred to as ‘fracking’ , is a process in which a mixture of water, sand, and various chemicals are injected deep underground at extremely high pressures in order to fracture the earth at specfic areas, with the goal